Florence Amelia Evans

24 December 1874–27 August 1957 (Age 82)
Glascoed, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom

The Life of Florence Amelia

When Florence Amelia Evans was born on 24 December 1874, in Glascoed, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom, her father, William Evans, was 33 and her mother, Anne Thomas, was 40. She married William Henry Gould on 23 December 1902, in Monmouth, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She lived in Llanvihangel Pontymoel, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom for about 20 years and Pontypool, Monmouthshire, Wales, United Kingdom in 1939. She died on 27 August 1957, in Auckland, Durham, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 82.

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Family Time Line

William Henry Gould
1875–
Florence Amelia Evans
1874–1957
Marriage: 23 December 1902
Clifford Hurcum Gould
1904–
Jennie Louise Gould
1905–
William Gould
1908–1959
Annie Florence Gould
1910–
Esther May Gould
1915–

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1902
Monmouth, Gloucestershire, England, United Kingdom
children

(5)

    Male1904–Male

    Jennie Louise Gould

    Female1905–Female

    Male1908–1959Male

    Annie Florence Gould

    Female1910–Female

    Esther May Gould

    Female1915–Female

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(6)

+1 More Child

World Events (8)

1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 6

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 10

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).
1900 · Strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry

Age 26

The strike at Penrhyn Slate Quarry was the longest in Wales history, lasting from November 22, 1900 to 1903. When workers in the quarry were informed that union dues were no longer being collected, they started protesting.

Name Meaning

Welsh: patronymic from the personal name Iefan ( see Evan ), with redundant English patronymic -s.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Sources (3)

  • Florence Evans in household of William Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1881"
  • Florence Evans in household of William Evans, "England and Wales Census, 1891"
  • Florance A Gould in household of William H Gould, "England and Wales Census, 1911"

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